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Walaba Hostel & Beach Houses

Punta Uva | Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 1451-2050, Costa Rica
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09/07/2017 10/07/2017
1 room
  • 1 room
    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
      • 0 children
        USD 34*
        USD 34*
        USD 28*
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        Overview
        • Excellent59%
        • Very good17%
        • Average8%
        • Poor8%
        • Terrible8%
        Travellers talk about
        “private room” (10 reviews)
        “punta uva” (19 reviews)
        “tap water is” (2 reviews)
        Free Wifi
        Free Parking
        Beachfront
        Kitchenette
        Pets Allowed
        Breakfast included
        Pool
        Restaurant
        Room Service
        2.0 Star Hotel
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        1 - 5 of 83 reviews

        Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

        I have stayed at many hostels all over South and Central America and this was probably the worst. Online they advertise free wifi , bike rental , and running showers. The wifi does not work the bikes are broken and the showers are run with...More

        Thank bacmbacm
        Reviewed 12 February 2017

        This place is a bit weird, we stayed in a private room which was very basic with a fan that looked like it was from a toy shop. However the balcony area immediately outside our room was nice, sheltered with hammocks and chairs. The bloke...More

        Thank uberteeb
        Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

        I was here in December and I was the only one in the hostel except for the 2 young folks working here and some guy who was a friend of them who worked in the neighboring place. The place was dirty (lots of cockroaches), The...More

        Thank sander v
        Response from puntauvabeach, Receptionist at Walaba Hostel & Beach HousesResponded 26 January 2017

        Hello my freind So sad to hear about your experience. By the time you were here the owner was in San Jose so she couldn´t take care of details like the ones you mention, unfortunately those volunteers didn´t follow instructions as they should. Now the...More

        Reviewed 28 October 2016

        The hostel's backyard is the jungle. When you arrive in Puerto Viejo, you'll need to take an approx. 15 minute taxi ride to the beach Punta Uva - $6. What's great is the 1 minute walk to a spectacular beach and there was barely anyone...More

        Thank Megan E
        Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

        If you're looking for a party hostel when travelling this is not it! The hostel is roughly 8km away from puerto viejo itself so you can either rent the bikes at the hostel, walk, hitch hike (very friendly locals) taxi or local bus. The staff...More

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        Mi Casa Hostel El Tesoro
        65 reviews
        #67 of 103 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
         
        Hostel Kinkaju
        115 reviews
        #4 of 103 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
         
        Kaya's Place
        223 reviews
        #22 of 103 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
         
        Rocking J's
        465 reviews
        #48 of 103 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
         
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        Amenities
        • Top amenities
        • Beachfront
        • Free Parking
        • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Free Parking
        Details
        • Price range
        • USD 27 - USD 42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Hotel class
        • Room types
        • Kitchenette
        • Number of rooms
        • 8
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        • Location
        • Costa Rica >
        • Province of Limon >
        • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
        • Also Known As
        • Walaba Hostel & Beach Houses Costa Rica/Limon
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        Room & Suite (16)
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        Hotel & Grounds (36)
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        Questions & AnswersAsk a question
        aah004
        How difficult is it to get from Puerto Viejo to Monteverde? Can the hostel help set up a shared shuttle or bus?
        18 August 2016|
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        Response from puntauvabeach | Property representative |
        Hi Virginia, The best is with a shuttle pick up in our hostel and drop off in Monteverde. The cost is $60.00 and we can arrange it for you Otherwise is complicated as you have to go first to La Fortuna and from there... More
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        "Cualquiera que elijas tiene su propio carcter y linda vista a la selva y los jardines preciosos."
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        "Don't go during rainy season"
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        "Don't stay in the private at the top floor!"
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        "Busy place in the season, so better book in advance! The best on Puerto Viejo Area!"
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